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The Key Competencies in Informatics and ICT viewed from Nussbaum’s Ten Central Capabilities

  • This article shows a discussion about the key competencies in informatics and ICT viewed from a philosophical foundation presented by Martha Nussbaum, which is known as ‘ten central capabilities’. Firstly, the outline of ‘The Capability Approach’, which has been presented by Amartya Sen and Nussbaum as a theoretical framework of assessing the state of social welfare, will be explained. Secondly, the body of Nussbaum’s ten central capabilities and the reason for being applied as the basis of discussion will be shown. Thirdly, the relationship between the concept of ‘capability’ and ‘competency’ is to be discussed. After that, the author’s assumption of the key competencies in informatics and ICT led from the examination of Nussbaum’s ten capabilities will be presented.

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Author:Toshinori Saito
URN:urn:nbn:de:kobv:517-opus4-82718
ISSN:1868-0844 (print)
ISSN:2191-1940 (online)
Parent Title (English):KEYCIT 2014 - Key Competencies in Informatics and ICT
Publisher:Universitätsverlag Potsdam
Place of publication:Potsdam
Document Type:Article
Language:English
Year of Completion:2015
Publishing Institution:Universität Potsdam
Release Date:2015/10/27
Tag:Capability approach; competency; education and public policy; philosophical foundation of informatics pedagogy; teaching informatics in general education
Issue:7
First Page:253
Last Page:266
Organizational units:Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Fakultät / Institut für Informatik und Computational Science
Dewey Decimal Classification:0 Informatik, Informationswissenschaft, allgemeine Werke / 00 Informatik, Wissen, Systeme / 004 Datenverarbeitung; Informatik
Publication Way:Open Access
Collections:Universität Potsdam / Schriftenreihen / Commentarii informaticae didacticae (CID) / CID (2015) 07
Universität Potsdam / Schriftenreihen / Commentarii informaticae didacticae (CID) / CID (2015) 07 / Full Papers
Licence (German):License LogoCreative Commons - Namensnennung, Nicht kommerziell, Keine Bearbeitung 3.0 Deutschland